Wolkoff Home Museum
The home of a Russian family is lovingly preserved at this museum. Built in 1826, the house was owned by the merchant clan Wolkoff from...
The adorable wooden Lappee Church was built in 1794 to an unusual ‘double cruciform’ floor plan, the only one of its kind in Finland....
Offers popular two-hour trips on Lake Saimaa and the Saimaa Canal aboard the M/S El Faro , departing from the passenger quay at the...
This is one of the swankier bars in town with a shaded terrace and a great beer and cider selection. On weekends it gets frantic but you...
This time-honoured favourite is an old-style Russian tearoom with antique furniture and snacks like meringues, quiches and sandwiches....
Café Wolkoff information
Lonely Planet review
The bustling cafe arm of the Wolkoff Museum, this grand old-world restaurant specialises in Finnish cuisine, such as reindeer, elk and cloudberry soup. Using organic produce and seasonal ingredients, Café Wolkoff is the town’s gourmet dining choice.